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Great place to visit all year around!

Mount Donna Buang is a beautiful mountain sitting above the Warburton township. During the summer... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Andrea M
via mobile
Not much snow

Went for a look at the snow. Must have been a bit late or early as there wasn't much snow there... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Paul T
Mount Gambier, Australia
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Donna Buang Road, Warburton, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Mount Donna Buang is a beautiful mountain sitting above the Warburton township. During the summer, visitors can take up a bushwalk or simply enjoy a picnic. There is plenty to admire from gorgeous views to beautiful forest. There is a new observation tower that enables...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Went for a look at the snow. Must have been a bit late or early as there wasn't much snow there. Was very cold.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Paul T
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place for just a fun day out in the snow! Easy trip! Not too far as well! Good mobile cafe and toboggan rental. Will definitely be frequenting this place:)

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

It was the first time we had seen snow and unfortunately there had been some rain so it wasn't as good as the day before. We still had some snow ball fights lol. Bonuses are it's relatively close to the city and it's free. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank colint275
Reviewed 27 July 2018

The summit is not very commercialized and hence its nice to go up and have fun when it snows. Remember that you must check snow portability before you go because there is nothing else to do up there. Also if its going to snow then...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Sach15
Reviewed 26 July 2018

On our way to Lake Mountain we diverted to Mount Donna Buang. The road is bitumen all the way and easy to drive to the car park. Facilities / amenities are very basic but for the skiers and snowboarders its ideal. There are very nice...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank Garry B
Reviewed 24 July 2018

only two hours from Melbourne, everyone who visits always finds a multitude of attractions & adventure for everyone to enjoy, 4x4 driving, Bike ridding, Fishing, on and off road Motorcycle riding, Bird watching, wildlife, bush walking , picnic grounds, camping, swimming, photography ........

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Mem A
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Visit to the snow for tobogganing at Mount Donna Buang early July but there was only minimal snow. Not enough for the kids to toboggan but enough for snow fights. Beautiful views for the look out at the top of Mount Donna Buang.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Nicole P
Reviewed 2 June 2018

The lookout was all made of metal. We walked on the stairs, 6 stores high. Once at the top, we had perfect views. It was amazing! It was as if we were in the Amazon! Wherever we looked there were lots of beautiful tropical trees....More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 28 April 2018

I have frequented this area for many years. Its a stunning drive with twisting roads with stunning views of the mountain ranges which are filled with eucalyptus and tree ferns. For reviewers which say there is 'not much to do' - i don't really understand...More

Date of experience: April 2018
4  Thank LaPricklyPear
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28 August 2018|
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Response from Nicole P | Reviewed this property |
The roads are a bit windy & narrow.
Jonathan B
11 August 2018|
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Response from traveltim | Reviewed this property |
According to the info site, the closest would be Ajay’s in Heathmont, which is not that near. However, chains are rarely needed in Mt. Donna Buang due to its low altitude.